Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (21 July 2021)

Date of Auction: 21st July 2021

Sold for £130

Estimate: £80 - £120

Army L.S. & G.C., V.R., 3rd issue, small letter reverse (1694 Sgt. Cook. J. Johns, E. Kent R.) edge bruising and contact marks, otherwise nearly very fine £80-£120


James Johns was born in Bristol and enlisted there into the 3rd Foot on 16 January 1868. He served with the 1st Battalion on the Perak Expedition, 20 November 1875 to 19 November 1876 (Medal with clasp), and was awarded his Long Service and Good Conduct Medal on 1 April 1886, whilst serving with the 2nd Battalion.

Sold with copied discharge papers.